Access the “Counselor Ethical Boundaries and Practices Assignment Guidelines.” Complete the project according to the assignment guidelines.
Include at least six scholarly resources in addition to the textbook in your paper.
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This benchmark assignment assesses the following programmatic competencies and professional standards:
MS Clinical Mental Health Counseling
1.2: Analyze independent and collaborative roles of the professional counselor. [CACREP 2.F.1.b, 2.F.6.a, 2.F.6.b, 2.F.6.c., 2.F.6.d, 2.F.6.e] (MC4)
2.1: Evaluate elements of counselor-client relationships within the practice of professional counseling, focusing on professional ethical standards. [CACREP 2.F.5.d] (MC3, MC5)
5.2: Recognize the importance of establishing and maintaining appropriate professional boundaries. [CACREP 2.F.1.l] (MC4)
MEd School Counseling
8.4: Recognize the importance of establishing and maintaining appropriate professional boundaries. [CACREP 2.F.1.l] (MC4)
This assignment is informed by the following CACREP Standards:
2.F.1.b. The multiple professional roles and functions of counselors across specialty areas, and their relationships with human service and integrated behavioral health care systems, including interagency and interorganizational collaboration and consultation.